1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Artemisiopsis S.Moore

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Africa..

    [FTEA]

    Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

    Habit
    Annual herb, glandular and aromatic
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate, sessile, woolly
    Capitulum
    Capitula very small, disciform, few together in small axillary glomerules and surrounded by long woolly hairs; receptacle convex, epaleate; phyllaries 2-seriate, subequal
    Florets
    Outer florets in several rows, female, filiform; inner florets few, hermaphrodite, anther bases caudate, style branches truncate with apical hairs
    Fruits
    Achenes glandular-hairy; pappus of outer florets a minute corona of scales, sometimes with inner setae as well; of inner florets with an outer row of narrow, fused scales and an inner row of few barbellate setae.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Artemisiopsis S.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 35: 331 (1902)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Anderb. in K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 323 (1994)
    • in J.L.S. 35: 331 (1902)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0